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District Approves Election Ballot For New Tech and Updated Apollo

St. Cloud area voters will be going to the polls again this fall to decide on whether to build a new Tech High School and upgrade Apollo High School. The special election ballot will have two questions.

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Discovery Community School in Waite Park. (Dan DeBaun, WJON)
Discovery Community School in Waite Park. (Dan DeBaun, WJON)
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District Approves Funding For New Early Childhood Center Near Discovery

Funding for the building will be provided by a charge to community education over 20 years for $2 million in revenue. The remaining funding of up to $16 million will come by a lease levy, which will be a tax increase.

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St. Cloud Area Schools Showing Upward Trend in Reading Scores

A number of under-performing elementary schools in the St. Cloud Area School District are making improvements in reading proficiency, especially among non-English learners. But, those same schools have more work to do.

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Jay Caldwell, WJON
Jay Caldwell, WJON
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Clear Lake Councilman Proposes Joining Becker District, District 742 Responds

ST. CLOUD - The St. Cloud area school district is responding to a request by a Clear Lake councilman for residents to be able to transfer over to the Becker District...

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Superintendent: New Tech and Updated Apollo Will Cost Roughly $142 Million

Funds for a new Tech High School and for updates to Apollo High School will likely return to the ballot for St. Cloud area voters this November. On Thursday, Superintendent Willie Jett proposed a roughly $138 referendum to bring to the ballot this fall.

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Dan DeBaun, WJON
Dan DeBaun, WJON
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Superintendent Jett to Pitch November Referendum For New Tech

St. Cloud area voters will likely go to the polls again this fall to decide on whether to build a new Tech High School and upgrade Apollo High School. District 742 Superintendent Willie Jett will be proposing a November referendum for a new Tech High School and updated Apollo to the school board.

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DISTRICT 742 ELECTION: 9 File For 4 School Board Seats

There are four seats up for election this fall on the St. Cloud Area school board. Just one incumbent has filed for re-election, while three have chosen not to run. Board member Al Dahlgren has filed to retain a seat on the board.

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Dan DeBaun, WJON
Dan DeBaun, WJON
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District 742 School Superintendent Willie Jett Discusses Referendum and More [AUDIO]

St. Cloud School District Superintendent Willie Jett joined me on WJON today. He discussed a possible new Tech High School, Renovations to Apollo and said that renovated the current Tech building isn't completely off the table.

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Discovery Community School in Waite Park. (Dan DeBaun, WJON)
Discovery Community School in Waite Park. (Dan DeBaun, WJON)
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Legislature Approves Money For St. Cloud Preschool Program

Around $430,000 in funding for additional preschool programs will be coming to the St. Cloud area school district if Governor Dayton signs a supplemental budget bill. The new preschool sections would be put in at Talahi Community School, Discovery Community School and Westwood Elementary School.

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District 742 Hosting Meeting For Those Looking to Run For School Board

If you're interested in serving on the St. Cloud Area School Board, there's a meeting coming up that you'll want to attend. District 742 has scheduled a candidate information session from 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Monday, May 23rd.

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